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Local Obits for Mon. Nov 15th, 2021


Leon LeDon Bennett, Jr, 92, Dawsonville
Leon LeDon Bennett, Jr, 92, of Cumming, GA passed away at Gracemont Assisted Living, Cumming, GA after an extended illness. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Dawsonville, ...
Maston W. Holtzclaw, 84, Dawsonville
Maston W. Holtzclaw, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, November 15, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Born September 15, 1937 in Forsyth County to the la ...


Dorothy Lee Thornton Cook, age 88, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, November 15, 2021.  She is survived by her children, Layman (Diane) Sherman, Jr., Dorothy Jean (James) ...


Margie Nell Taylor Thomas, age 82 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Monday, November 15, 2021.  Born on February 13, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Marvin and Blondine Leck ...


Lisa Lanelle Bounds, 52, Gainesville
Mrs. Lisa Lanelle Bounds, age 52, of Gainesville passed away Monday, November 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. The family will hold a Private Se ...
Lilnda W. Evans, 74, Flowery Branch
Ms. Linda W. Evans, 74, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away at her home on Monday November 15th 2021. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday, November ...
Edward Herbert Scheffler, 91, Hoschton
Edward Herbert Scheffler, Jr. age 91, of Hoschton entered rest Monday November 15, 2021 at his residence surrounded by his family. Mr. Scheffler was born February 19, 1930 in Br ...
Dorothy Ann Scoggins, 80, Gainesville
Dorothy Ann Scoggins, age 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away November 15, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Scoggins. She retired from Northside Hospital Forsyt ...
Yuying Shao, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Yuying Shao, 79, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Monday, November 15, 2021 at her residence. The family will have a private memorial service. She was born on November 27 ...


Chester Lee VanDyke, III, passed from death into life and entered the joy of his Lord on November 15, 2021. He is survived by two of his sisters, Elizabeth Talley and Priscilla Hal ...


Mrs. Ruth Evelyn Adams Watson, age 80 of Ethel Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, November 15, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Amos Adams and Ruby Holcomb Adams, s ...


Julia Elaine Abernathy, 64, Cleveland
Ms. Julia Elaine (Buck) Abernathy, age 64, of Cleveland, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, November 15, 2021. Mrs. Abernathy was born in Lumpkin County ...
Glen George, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Glen George.  Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon.
Mattie Mae Jones, 82, Cleveland
Mattie Mae Jones, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away Monday November 15, 2021 following an extended illness.   Mrs. Jones was born in Ringgold, GA on September 3, 1939 to ...
'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75
Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the popular sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died